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Rescue at Los Banos

Bruce B. Henderson

Rescue at Los Banos

the most daring prison camp raid of World War II

by Bruce B. Henderson

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Amphibious operations,
  • Los Baños Internment Camp,
  • Campaigns,
  • American Aerial operations,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Japanese Prisoners and prisons

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-356) and index.

    StatementBruce Henderson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD805.P6 H37 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination366 pages
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27175374M
    ISBN 10006232506X
    ISBN 109780062325068
    LC Control Number2015007141
    OCLC/WorldCa918556518, 883146210

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William Foye, my father, bailed out about a mile from the Los Banos Camp. This lead to his rescue in Februarythanks to the help of C pilots, supplying the 11th Air Borne, that saw the mirror signal and the next day a PBY rescue. The Henderson book overlaps some situations laid out in the book/5().

The PQOG Guerrilla unit along with the people of Los Banos saved one particular Navy pilot in October William Foye, my father, bailed out about a mile from the Los Banos Camp. This lead to his rescue in Februarythanks to the help of C pilots, supplying the 11th Air Borne, that saw the mirror signal and the next day a PBY rescue/5().

Rescue at Los Banos was to be about "the most daring prison camp raid of World War II" or something of the sort. I listened to the audio version and it took me back to the days of the fourth grade at Northside Christian School when my teacher Mrs. Jankowski would read books to us every day directly after lunch/5.

From the bestselling author of Hero Found comes the incredible true story of one of the greatest military rescues of all time, the World War II prison camp raid at Los Baños in the Philippines—a tale of daring, courage, and heroism that joins the ranks of Ghost Soldiers, Unbroken, and The Boys of Pointe du Hoc.

In Februaryas the U.S. victory in the Pacific drew nearer, the. Rescue at Los Banos Over powering book. I can’t accept what humans can do to one another. It really is sinful that all war criminals aren’t brought to justice. How can there be so much hate for others.

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